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Carte da Gioco Toscana

Carte da Gioco Toscana souvenir deck, 2002.

Italy Rotalsele Souvart Photography Souvenir 2002

Carte da Gioco Toscana souvenir deck published by Rotalsele, 2002. See the box

Carte da Gioco Toscana souvenir deck, 2002 Carte da Gioco Toscana souvenir deck, 2002 Carte da Gioco Toscana souvenir deck, 2002

Above: Carte da Gioco Toscana souvenir deck published by Rotalsele, 2002. 54 cards in box.

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By Matt Probert

Member since March 02, 2012

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I have adored playing cards since before I was seven years old, and was brought up on packs of Waddington's No 1. As a child I was fascinated by the pictures of the court cards.

Over the next fifty years I was seduced by the artwork in Piatnik's packs and became a collector of playing cards.

Seeking more information about various unidentified packs I discovered the World of Playing Cards website and became an enthusiastic contributor researching and documenting different packs of cards.

I describe my self as a playing card archaeologist, using detective work to identify and date obscure packs of cards discovered in old houses, flea markets and car boot sales.


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